First Edition of Jeffrey Sachs' The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time; Signed by Him
The End of Poverty.
Sachs, Jeffrey D.; Foreword by Bono.$100.00
Item Number: 44653
New York: Penguin Press, 2005.
First edition of this landmark exploration of economic prosperity and how the world can escape from extreme poverty for the world’s poorest citizens, from one of the world’s most renowned economists. Octavo, original boards. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper, “With all best wishes Jeffrey Sachs April 2006.” Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Peter Mendelsund. Foreword by Bono.
Hailed by Time as one of the world's hundred most influential people, Jeffrey D. Sachs is renowned for his work around the globe advising economies in crisis. Now a classic of its genre, The End of Poverty distills more than thirty years of experience to offer a uniquely informed vision of the steps that can transform impoverished countries into prosperous ones. Marrying vivid storytelling with rigorous analysis, Sachs lays out a clear conceptual map of the world economy. Explaining his own work in Bolivia, Russia, India, China, and Africa, he offers an integrated set of solutions to the interwoven economic, political, environmental, and social problems that challenge the world's poorest countries.